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753. Rare Irish Georgian Dublin Silver Sauce Boat Circa 1755 Edward Raper 8.2.ozs
A Superb Irish George III Crested Sterling Silver Sauce Gravy Boat of Traditional Helmet Form. Third quarter of the Eighteenth Century.
With a decorative wavy rim, acanthus wrapped cast s-scroll handle, raised on stylised shell capped legs and feet.
Makers mark of Edward Raper.
Condition: Superb, no imperfections.
Width: (at widest) 7.5” (19cm). Depth: 3.75" (9.5cm).
Total Weight: (an impressive) 8.2ozs. (231 grams).
Location: Dublin City, Ireland.
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